[ zak-uh-rahy-uhs ]
/ ˌzæk əˈraɪ əs /
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Douay Bible. Zechariah.
Saint. Also Zachary. died 752, Greek ecclesiastic, born in Italy: pope 741–752.
a male given name, form of Zachariah.
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Rahm has one son and two daughters: Zacharias, Ilana, and Leah, all under 13.The Jewish Kennedys|Rebecca Dana|January 3, 2010|DAILY BEAST
Mr. Zacharias was angered; for the first time since she had sworn to love, honour, and obey, this female was in open rebellion.The Fiend's Delight|Dod Grile
Such a pious union, such holy friendship as that of Elizabeth and Zacharias, will be perpetuated through infinite ages.
Zacharias was assured that his prayer was heard, and that his wife Elizabeth should have a son to be named John.
She was present when Zacharias, his speech restored, uttered the Benedictus in thanksgiving for the birth of his son.Our Lady Saint Mary|J. G. H. Barry
And thence they went to St. Zacharias, the prophet, not the father of John, but another prophet.Early Travels in Palestine|Arculf et al.
British Dictionary definitions for Zacharias
Zachariah (ˌzækəˈraɪə) or Zachary (ˈzækərɪ)
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New Testament John the Baptist's father, who underwent a temporary period of dumbness for his lack of faith (Luke 1)
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